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Director of Health & Safety

May 10, 2022
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The File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council

Invites applications for the position of

Director of Health & Safety

The File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council is a non-profit organization that provides a range of programs and services to 11 First Nations throughout Southern Saskatchewan within the Treaty Four Territory.  The position will work as part of the All Nations’ Healing Hospital and First Nations Health Services team, based at the “All Nations Healing Hospital” located in Fort Qu’Appelle, SK.

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Health & Safety is responsible for the oversight of effective Environment and Occupational Health and Safety programs and services and the development and implementation of accreditation quality practices and the adherence to legislative, regulatory and policy requirements. This position will lead and facilitates accreditation process and the evolving quality practices into the organization’s daily operation. This position ensures the development of strategies and program implementation in compliance with OH&S to promote safe and healthy workplaces and communities.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in a Health Profession Study
  • Public Health or Safety certification training in Canada is an asset.
  • In-depth experience in a health facility accreditation process, including quality improvement, patient safety, OHS and healthy work environments.
  • Valid drivers license
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience as an occupational and/or environmental health and safety leader in a community health/hospital setting
  • Ability to build and maintain positive working relationships and to work in a multidisciplinary team based working environment
  • Exceptional organizational, interpersonal, communications, research, analytical and writing skills
  • Knowledge and experience in working with First Nations people, culture, and traditions
  • Valid class 5 licence
  • Criminal & Vulnerable Sector check required
  • Successful candidate must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or provide negative tests weekly

Hours of Work:           Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (7.5 hrs./day)

Rate of Pay:                Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience

Benefits:                      Competitive health benefits and pension plan

Closing Date:              Open Until a Suitable Candidate if Found

All interested individuals should forward a cover letter clearly demonstrating how they meet the requirements of this position, a current resume, copy of Degree, certification, and three references to:

Human Resources

FHQTC Health Services

P.O. Box 300

Fort Qu’Appelle, SK. S0G 1S0

Fax:  306-332-3790    E-mail: hr.anhh@fhqtc.com

 

We thank all applicants for applying.  Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to hr.anhh@fhqtc.com.

NEW ANHH with Accreditation Canada

All Nations' Healing Hospital is owned and operated by File Hills Qu'Appelle Tribal Council (FHQTC) and Touchwood Agency Tribal Council (TATC) and is funded through a transfer agreement from Health Canada and an operating agreement with the Saskatchewan Health Authority.

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